MAY 8TH, 2011 (SUN)

JAPAN RUN

Time: 4-Mile Run 8:30AM / Kids Race 10:00AM 
Starting Point: Central Park East Drive 68th Street

 

JAPAN RUN

Time: 11:00AM - 6:00PM
Place: 
Rumsey Playfield & Bandshell Area


STAGE PROGRAM

HOST: SANDRA ENDO
CO-HOST: BRIAN NISHII   

ACT 1

  • Twice The Power (Collaboration with Soh Daiko & New York Suwa Taiko Association)

  • International Karate Organization Kyokushinkaikan

  • Mikoshi Parade

  • Bonodori by Japanese Folk Dance Institute of New York

  • TEN-YOU

ACT 2    

  • Ganbare! from Broadway

  • TAEKO

  • Mai Fukui

  • Keiko Matsui

  • AISHA featuring Darry “DMC” McDaniels and Broadway Dance Center Japanese Dancers 

ACT 3  

  • SENRI OE and Morning Musuko

  • CIRCUS

  • Voice Together with Circus (Tanyard Musical Ambassador KIds Choir, Nippon Club Female Chorus Group, 
    Chorus Club of Keio Academy of New York)


TENTS

  • Calligraphy (Japanese American Association Of New York, Inc.)

  • Hello Kitty (Sanrio Co., Ltd.)

  • Kabuki Face Painting (Northeast Council Of Teachers Of Japanese)

  • Language (Hills Learning & Japan Society)

  • Origami (Origami Therapy Association (OTA))

  • Robot Sumo (Rd. Robot Inc.)

  • Traditional Toys (The Tokyo-Frost Valley YMCA Partnership)

  • Tea (Itoen (North America) Inc.)


JAPAN DAY INC.

HONORARY CHAIRMAN

Shigeyuki Hiroki
Ambassador and Consul General, Consulate-General of Japan in New York

PRESIDENT / CHAIRMAN

Shinya Wako 
Managing Executive Officer and Head of the Americas, Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd.